Wing Haven

Located in the heart of Charlotte, North Carolina, Wing Haven provides a natural oasis for reflection and study in its three public gardens. Wing Haven Garden & Bird Sanctuary is rich in Southern horticulture and a habitat for birds and wildlife. The Elizabeth Lawrence House & Garden is the site of a world-renowned garden writer’s living laboratory. The new SEED Wildlife & Children’s Gardens provide hands-on exploratory learning and a natural habitat for local wildlife. Together, these gardens welcome visitors of all ages to discover and learn. Wing Haven also offers more than 40 programs and special events each year.

Mission Statement: Cultivating sanctuary in nature, environmental stewardship and the legacy of Southern horticulture.



BOGO Buy one (1) garden admission, get one (1) garden admission free with current Connect with Culture card. Good on regular garden open days.

Hours & Admission
Our gardens are open Wednesday - Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Wellness Wednesday hours 8-10 a.m. weekly. Foundation Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Venue and garden space rental or guided tours during these or other times may be scheduled through the office 704.331.0664. Check for additional information and for any seasonal changes to garden open hours before your visit.

Imbibe & Inspire Tour

Through June 6, 2024

Homeschool Explorers

Through May 1, 2024

Story Time & More

Through May 6, 2024

Bird Walk

October 9 - May 13, 2024

Great Backyard Bird Count

February 16 - February 19, 2024

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Wing Haven

260 Ridgewood Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28209
704-331-0664 phone

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